How to use UpToDate in a presentation

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Citing an UpToDate topic

Cite the UpToDate topic as a chapter in a book titled UpToDate, edited by Ted. W. Post, published by UpToDate in Waltham, MA. There are no page numbers to cite, and the publication year for any topic should be the current year.

For example:

Marion, DW. Diaphragmatic pacing. In: UpToDate, Post, TW (Ed), UpToDate, Waltham, MA, 2014.

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